Category Archives: Spiritual Teachers

Poem: Sidelined

Yes,  relationship with you Is what I came here for It itself dreaming it awakens through a relationship with a teacher Dissolving the myth That you created my experience Is the experience I attained But that has sidelined me In … Continue reading

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Reblog – “A bit about love” by Charlie Morris

For me this has been one of the most influential articles I ever read from Charlie Morris.  There is something about how he expresses the process of personal love that exploded it for me.  Ultimately that isn’t good or bad,  … Continue reading

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Bankei – from “Unborn: The Life and Teachings of Zen Master Bankei, 1622-1693”

This is a great excerpt from Bankei’s Ryumon-ji Sermons in “Unborn: The Life and Teachings of Zen Master Bankei, 1622-1693” translated by Norman Waddell (page 52-53). It really hits the nail on the head…

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What I Was Spared

I’ve had very little time for writing the last several months. In spring, we had some staffing changes around my father’s care, and I’ve taken on a more active, day-to-day role in managing his care and medications. I’ve been acknowledging … Continue reading

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Being in the mountains, holidays, illness and death

My family took a trip to the mountains near Asheville after Christmas. It was the perfect get-away, a rental through a colleague and a chance to see some family who came from out-of-state. Yet I didn’t foresee the impact that … Continue reading

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1985

There have been some very key time periods of my life coming back into my thoughts. In the last month or so, but especially the last week, there has been a stronger circulation of karmic energies in my life.   More … Continue reading

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